Start your dream course in 2022 | BROWSE PROGRAMMES Start your dream course in 2022 | BROWSE PROGRAMMES

Medical Microbiology (placement option available) - MSc

University of Hertfordshire    School of Life and Medical Science

Full time See Course MSc 2 years full time (sandwich course)

About the course

The MSc Medical Microbiology with Placement Year will equip you with the skills and in-depth knowledge required to have an impactful career in a range of sectors such. The course will help you develop extensive theoretical and practical laboratory skills in by building on the research expertise of the teaching team. Techniques and theoretical skills include: antimicrobial susceptibility testing, antibiotic resistance-gene analysis, microbial identification (16SrRNA sequencing and MALDI-TOF mass spectrometry), parasite identification, next generation sequencing analysis, bacteriophage isolation and purification, antibiotic discovery and characterisation, and mammalian cell culture.

Read more about this course

Entry Requirements

The normal entry requirements for the programme are:

65% or above average grade in an undergraduate degree in the Biological Sciences or
A professional qualification accepted as equivalent to the above; or
A qualification in veterinary science, medicine or dentistry; or
A first or second class Honours Degree in disciplines other than those described above but where the applicant, in the opinion of the Programme Leader, would benefit from, and succeed on, the programme.
Students will be selected through interview


UK Students
Full time: £12400 for 2022/2023 and 2023/2024 inclusive

EU/International Students
Full time: £16650 for 2022/2023 and 2023/2024 inclusive

 Course Content

Visit institution website
Search Suggestions

Based on your current searches we recommend the following search filters